Pub quiz questions

  1. Stadium
    St James Football Stadium, Newcastle, UK

  2. Who financed, and originally owned, the Metrocentre in Gateshead when it opened in October 1986?
    The Church of England Commissioners
    It was designed by Sir John Hall

  3. What was built at the Forth Street Works in Newcastle, and won the Rainhill Trials in 1929?
    Stephenson's Rocket

  4. Building
    Theatre Royal, Newcastle, UK

  5. Bridge
    Swing Bridge, Newcastle/Gateshead, UK

  6. The Tyne Bridge was opened by whom in 1928?
    King George V, and Queen Mary

  7. Bridge
    Gateshead Millennium Bridge, Newcastle, UK

  8. Which bus comany runs the CityLink ([N]58), QuayLink (Q1/Q2) and The Loop (93/94) routes in Newcastle and Gateshead?
    Go North East

  9. Bridge
    Redheugh Bridge, Newcastle/Gateshead, UK

  10. After it opened in 1849, the first road and rail bridge in the world, the High Level Bridge connecting Gateshead and Newcastle over the Tyne, was plagued by late night illegal gambling. What sport was taking place?
    Greyhound racing.
    The lower road deck is perfectly straight, and exactly a quarter mile long, making an ideal dog track